- Mar 11, 2016
FM patients experience a wide range of emotions ranging from anxiety to depression. Anxiety is the more immediate reaction while depression is long term. Research is continuing on which precipitates the other between depression and FM. What is clearly known is that FM is worsened by depression. Fibromyalgia requires a multidisciplinary approach in its treatment involving medication, psychological and physical therapies. Visit a psychiatrist of a medical counsellor when you feel depressed and join a FM support group.